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Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-21-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 355
Posted By Kola
How easy is it to copy from time capsule?

Hi,

Getting a MBP for Xmas. We already own an Apple Time Capsule that is just used as a wi fi outlet.

I just this second ordered an SSD HD from Crucial to go with the MBP but id guess it wont...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-17-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 510
Posted By Kola
Hi thanks. Nothing special here just a home...

Hi thanks.

Nothing special here just a home network.

Good to know it should work.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-17-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 622
Posted By Kola
Recomended size for Time Capsule Drive

If I have only one mac using Time machine and it has a 500 gig hard drive, how big a drive should I use on my Time Capsule for optimum use from it?

Im going to guess the back up drive should be...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-17-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 510
Posted By Kola
MBP on a windows network.

Hi,

I have a windows based server. I would live to be able to serve files up to my MBP I am getting for Xmas. Main files will be photos, Xvids, Office Docs, MP3s and such.

How easy is it to...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 12-17-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By Kola
Hi Chas, Thanks for the info. Its a shame...

Hi Chas,

Thanks for the info. Its a shame we all have to be locked into iTunes. I mean why? I personally don't need half of what it offers and now with backing stuff up to the free iCloud its,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-16-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 461
Posted By Kola
Hi Nick, Thanks. I must say im not great at...

Hi Nick,

Thanks. I must say im not great at this stuff.

I read your link and am non the wiser. So, I charge it up then remove the charger even though I am at home 75% of the time and it would...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 12-16-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By Kola
Getting mp3s and such onto the ipad

Hi,

With the great new iCloud and the fact you dont need to sync to iTunes anymore do you still need iTunes at all?

I have a CD I just bought and ripped to MP3 so my wife can listen on the iPad...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-16-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 461
Posted By Kola
Best way to preserve battery life?

Hi,

Is it best to keep a MBP plugged into the wall all the time so not to make use of the battery or does this actually damage the battery. I seem to get a different answer from whoever I talk...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-14-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 642
Posted By Kola
Xvids from PC server to MBP? What software?

Hi all,

Currently I have a PC set up as a media centre linked to my main room TV. I have back ups of all my DVDs on there for ease of use. A hefty size coming in around 2TBs.

All works...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-14-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By Kola
Ah ok, thanks guys. Guess im not sure what to...

Ah ok, thanks guys. Guess im not sure what to expect.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-14-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By Kola
Thanks mate. Is there anyway to do it with...

Thanks mate.

Is there anyway to do it with my PC?

Id really like to have my virgin MBP start out on a virgin Time Capsule. Im concerned due to my newbness I will put all my old files onto my...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-14-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By Kola
Reformatting a time capsual with a PC?

Hi,

I used to have a macbook and also bought a Time Capsule to go with a few years ago. I sold the Mac Book and kept the time capsule using it as a wireless router only.

There will be all my...
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-14-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 561
Posted By Kola
Ok thanks guys. Seems a little lame they...

Ok thanks guys.

Seems a little lame they dont allow parents to go further into this. (and other aspects)
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-13-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 561
Posted By Kola
Face time and iMessenger - Parental controls?

Hi,

Just got an ipod for my young daughter for Xmas. Just setting it up for her tonight.

I want my daughter to have access to face time and imessenger. Mainly for me and her mam to be able to...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 12-13-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 747
Posted By Kola
Now it miraculously works. Id love to be able to...

Now it miraculously works. Id love to be able to help another out but I didnt do anything. It just started working.
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 12-13-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 747
Posted By Kola
Oh, and I have installed apps from the app store...

Oh, and I have installed apps from the app store no problem too.
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 12-13-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 747
Posted By Kola
Cant log into apple id from iPad 2 yet can from PC??

I am trying to set up an iPad2. Things like Face Time and iMessenger wont work. I get told to check my connection to the internet what is working fine as I can use safari and such unrestricted.
...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-13-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 406
Posted By Kola
Want to make another partition - How do I do this?

Hi,

I have a 160 gig harddrive and currently have 120 gig free.

I would much prefer2 x 80 gig partitions totally independent of each other.

Is it possible out of my 120 gig I could partition...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,452
Posted By Kola
Hi, thanks for the info and link. Thats perfect.

Hi, thanks for the info and link. Thats perfect.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,452
Posted By Kola
Does Mac OSX have anything like MS Paint?

I just need to draw a quick sketch but cannot find any built in app?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-30-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,185
Posted By Kola
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-30-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,185
Posted By Kola
Hey thanks man for that detailed and informative...

Hey thanks man for that detailed and informative reply.

Some great points. Things I had not considered.

I hear you loud and clear re the new account. It certainly wont hurt to try this out...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-30-2010, 05:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,185
Posted By Kola
Dual boot with 2 versions of Snow Leopard? Is this poss?

Hi,

I like to create music. I take this quite seriously.

As much as my Mac Book Pro is superb (had it a month now) I do think for semi pro use a spereate machine is always best as opposed a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-29-2010, 03:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 507
Posted By Kola
Jamie - Thanks mate. Razor Edge - No not at...

Jamie - Thanks mate.

Razor Edge - No not at all. I like to have an XP box kicking about to download on. SO its set up pritty much all day long. I currently run two XP PCs at the mo. One is for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-28-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 385
Posted By Kola
Remote Desktop question

Can I set up a remote desktop app on my MBP running snow leopard to display my XP PC? (IE not another mac but a PC)

Also I want to dock my MBP and link it to an Apple 30" display.

Bottom line...
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